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The great part about music is that you can write a song about almost anything, but for this list we're ranking the best songs about smells. These songs are about bad odors, fragrant scents, stuff that stinks, and more. Do you have a favorite smell song? Whether it's rock, electronica, hip hop, or anything in between, we want you to vote up your favorites on this list of songs about smelling. You can even add additional tracks to the poll if any good smell songs are missing, so feel free to contribute to the list. We've included YouTube videos to accompany the songs when available, so think of this page as a smell songs playlist.

Some of the songs below include "Stop and Smell the Roses" by Mac Davis, "Rain Smell" by Baths, and "I Smell Trouble" by Buddy Guy. A song can qualify to be on this in two ways. First, the song has smell in the title or lyrics, or some close variation of that word. Second, the song is conceptually about smelling something, even if it doesn't specifically mention that word.

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That Smell Lynyrd Skynyrd

The Best Songs With Smell in the Title The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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I Think I Smell a Rat The White Stripes

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Smells Like Teen Spirit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs About Smell

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Hau Ab Du Stinkst is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs About Smell
punksnotdead added Hau Ab Du Stinkst Hans-A-Plast

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Smell the Funk Buddy Guy

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I Smell Trouble Buddy Guy

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stargirl added Perfume Sparks

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I Smell a Rat Buddy Guy

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I Smell a Rat Howlin' Wolf

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Creepy Smell Melvins

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The Smell of Money Todd Rundgren

Rock Stars Who Died at Age 29 The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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Kate Kavanagh added Smells Like Happiness The Hidden Cameras

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Rain Smell Baths

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Smells Like... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs About Smell
punksnotdead added Smells Like... Alien Sex Fiend

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Can U Smell Young Jeezy

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Smell It on Me 2 Chainz, Yukmouth, Gudda Gudda

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I Smell Trouble Johnny Winter

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I Smell Smoke Johnny Winter

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Smell the Roses Natasha Bedingfield

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I Smell Pussy G-Unit